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Driving Cost Optimization Across the Enterprise: An IT Perspective

Published: 29 March 2018

ID: G00355380

Analyst(s): Cesar Lozada


CIOs are charged with directing cost optimization efforts that are often clouded by conflicting priorities with other C-suite executives, internal politics and differing priorities. To be successful, Gartner recommends a proactive approach informed by data and supported by the practices we describe.

Table Of Contents


  • Build Your Understanding of Cost Optimization
  • Meeting the Immediate Need to Reduce Costs
  • Five Areas of Focus for the Enterprise

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